Famous Deaths In 1542
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Jan 10 Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 died in the year 1542.
Feb 01 In the year 1542 death of girolamo Aleandro, Italian Catholic cardinal (b. 1480)
Feb 13 In the year 1542 death of catharine Howard, queen of England/5th wife of Henry VIII, beheaded
May 21 Hernando de Soto, dies while searching for gold, near Mississippi R in the year 1542.
Jun 19 In the year 1542 death of leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer
Aug 24 Gasparo Contarini, Italian diplomat and cardinal (b. 1483) died in the year 1542.
Aug 29 Cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516) died on this day in history.
Sep 16 Diego de Almagro, Spanish captain-general of Peru, beheaded died on this day in history.
Sep 21 On this day in history death of juan Boscán Almogáver, Spanish poet
Oct 06 Thomas Wyatt, English poet (b. 1503) died in the year 1542.
Oct 27 Abraham ben Avigdor, rabbi/author (commentary on Tur), dies in the year 1542.
Dec 14 On this day in history james, king of Scotland (1513-42), dies at 30
Dec 28 In the year 1542 albert Pigge, [Pighius], Dutch theologist/astronomer, dies at about 52